Okinawa Tourism Information:Cosmos,theFlowerthatBloomsinWinter

Cosmos, the Flower that Blooms in Winter

post : 2014.03.20 16:00

Cosmos, blooming in autumn and petals like cherry blossoms.
In Chinese characters, the name of the flower is written “autumn cherry blossom”.

Okinawa, with a relatively warm climate even in winter, cosmos even bloom in the middle of winter.

As for people, the island is great for flowers too.

If you go for a drive in Asato of Nakagusuku Village, a cosmos field will suddenly appear. In this very popular spot, many people pull over and get out their car to show it children or take pictures.

The cosmos field is located has a great vantage point from which you can also enjoy a view of beautiful blue sea of Okinawa.
The blue sea and cosmos flowers.
The laughter of kids running around, families and couples.
Okinawa, blessed by nature.
I can say I am happy I was born on this island.   
It was just a moment on a warm sunny afternoon.

Place: Asato District, Nagagusuku Village, Okinawa Prefecture

Okinawa CLIP Photowriter Taiki Gushiken


Asato District, Nagagusuku Village, Okinawa Prefecture